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A Marine Corps receives change in command

The Marine Corps Communications Company of the 4th Marine Division has a new "Inspector Instructor after a change of command ceremony, Thursday.

Major David Valentino took complete responsibility of the company from Major Rodney Towery, at Walnut Hills High School.

Marines at the ceremony say they have received nothing but support from the community.

"This area has been great. There's a lot of things that we do, Cincinnati Reds, Cincinnati Bengals," Douglas Turner, First Sergeant, USMC, "I'm originally from Connecticut and I moved to Ohio and I've had a great time. The community has opened up to us,"

The Marine Corps Communications Company of the 4th Marine Division works mostly to coordinate funerals for fallen marines.

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